The winners of the Arthur Terry Postgraduate Essay Prize for 2015 have been announced at the BCLA Annual General Meeting and Colloquy that tok place on 7 November 2015. The jury, which consisted of members of the BCLA Executive Committee, has awarded the following:
First prize: Alexandra Dantzlerward, (Queen Mary, University of London) for ‘“The Royal Robe of Language”: an analogy of translation: Virginia Woolf’s poetic style in “The String Quartet”’
Second prize: Leila Essa (University of Cambridge) for ‘Texas Childhood around 2000: Reading Richard Linklater’s Boyhood with Benjamin’
Third prize: Alice Paul (University of East Anglia) for ‘Skopos and Spijkerschrift: (Re)presenting “otherness” in the paratexts of books written by “Dutch writers of non-Dutch descent”’
In addition to prizes of £100, £50, and £30 respectively, the winners are also awarded with one-year free BCLA membership. We congratulate them all for their success.
* All essays are published under a Creative Commons CC BY 4.0 on the BCLA website unless otherwise stated.